Our Work

The SPF's mission is to promote a diverse and successful real estate industry. We work with local and national governments to enable our industry to thrive, to support the millions of savers and pensioners invested in Scottish real estate, and to maximise the contribution of our industry to productive and sustainable communities across Scotland. 

In this section you can learn more about our work and browse our publications including research, briefing papers, consultation responses, and our monthly newsletter, SPF Voice.



SPF Snapshot 2021

Featuring an end of year message from SPF Chair Kevin Robertson, this year's Annual Snapshot highlights a number of our key activities and achievements in 2021, while also looking ahead to 2022 with a return to in-person events and the growth of BPF Futures in Scotland.

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Voice November 2021

The penultimate issue of 2021 explores the key takeaways from he recent BPF 'Who Lives in BTR' report and what it could mean for Scotland. We also highlight the incredible year that BPF Futures has had and the opportunity for a Scotland-based Futures Member to apply to join the Futures Advisory Board as Vice-Chair. 

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Scottish Elections 2021: Realising the Potential of Real Estate

Ahead of the Scottish Parliament elections in May, this action plan sets out proposals to drive investment into the Scottish property sector and help deliver a sustainable and inclusive economic recovery from the pandemic.
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DPEA guidance for reporters

The SPF response to the planning and environmental appeals consultation on the impact of COVID-19 on site inspections and upcoming oral process arrangments.

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